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Wednesday, June 28,1961

Wednesday, June 28,1961

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PREMIUM Subscribers can view the rest-of-season records for each team as well as batting/pitching stats on this date.
Games on this date
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  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
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  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1961 reg season 1961-06-28 Washington Senators II 2 Cleveland Indians 3 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Jim Perry Joe McClain Frank Funk 0 2:09
1961 reg season 1961-06-28 Washington Senators II 5 Cleveland Indians 2 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Bennie Daniels Mudcat Grant -- 7,637 2:09
1961 reg season 1961-06-28 Chicago White Sox 5 Detroit Tigers 12 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Don Mossi Ray Herbert -- 19,713 3:10
1961 reg season 1961-06-28 Baltimore Orioles 5 Kansas City Athletics 4 box | pbp Municipal Stadium Wes Stock Jim Archer -- 6,000 2:41
1961 reg season 1961-06-28 New York Yankees 3 Los Angeles Angels 5 box | pbp Wrigley Field Ryne Duren Bob Turley Jim Donohue 14,674 3:03
1961 reg season 1961-06-28 Boston Red Sox 6 Minnesota Twins 2 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Ike Delock Camilo Pascual -- 15,318 2:17
1961 reg season 1961-06-28 Cincinnati Reds 5 Chicago Cubs 16 box | pbp Wrigley Field Glen Hobbie Bob Purkey -- 0 2:29
1961 reg season 1961-06-28 Cincinnati Reds 2 Chicago Cubs 7 box | pbp Wrigley Field Jack Curtis Jim O'Toole -- 12,785 2:05
1961 reg season 1961-06-28 San Francisco Giants 7 Philadelphia Phillies 7 box | pbp Shibe Park -- 11,597 5:11
1961 reg season 1961-06-28 Los Angeles Dodgers 3 Pittsburgh Pirates 9 box | pbp Forbes Field Joe Gibbon Don Drysdale -- 21,581 2:41
1961 reg season 1961-06-28 Milwaukee Braves 8 St. Louis Cardinals 3 box | pbp Sportsman's Park III Bob Hendley Bob Gibson Don McMahon 10,930 2:31
11 record(s)
Standings on this date
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Grid Actions:
PREMIUM subscribers get additional grid functionality
Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1961 AL -- Detroit Tigers franchise | log 73 47 26 .644 0.0 399 317 82 W1 23-11 23-16 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1961 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 72 44 28 .611 2.5 377 295 82 L2 21-20 23-8 2 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1961 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 74 42 32 .568 5.5 350 312 38 L1 20-13 22-19 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1961 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 74 40 34 .541 7.5 314 313 1 W4 24-15 15-20 4 4 7 Yes dnq
1961 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 73 38 35 .521 9.0 363 322 41 L1 11-20 27-15 5 5 9 Yes dnq
1961 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 73 37 36 .507 10.0 325 348 -23 W1 14-22 23-14 6 6 11 -- dnq
1961 AL -- Washington Senators II franchise | log 73 32 41 .438 15.0 304 339 -35 W1 17-23 15-18 7 7 13 -- dnq
1961 AL -- Kansas City Athletics franchise | log 71 29 42 .408 17.0 318 371 -53 L3 14-22 15-20 8 8 14 -- dnq
1961 AL -- Minnesota Twins franchise | log 72 28 44 .389 18.5 309 395 -86 L1 11-24 17-20 9 9 16 -- dnq
1961 AL -- Los Angeles Angels franchise | log 0 0 0 -- 10.5 0 0 0 -- 0-0 0-0 10 10 18 -- dnq
1961 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 71 44 27 .620 0.0 333 283 50 L2 22-15 22-12 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1961 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 72 42 30 .583 2.5 328 307 21 L1 19-14 23-16 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1961 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 70 39 31 .557 4.5 346 296 50 L1 18-13 21-18 3 3 6 Yes dnq
1961 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 65 34 31 .523 7.0 293 299 -6 W1 15-14 19-17 4 4 8 Yes dnq
1961 NL -- Milwaukee Braves franchise | log 65 33 32 .508 8.0 313 307 6 W3 18-19 15-13 5 5 10 Yes dnq
1961 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 69 31 38 .449 12.0 291 292 -1 L3 13-22 17-17 6 6 12 -- dnq
1961 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 69 27 42 .391 16.0 293 349 -56 W2 14-25 13-17 7 7 15 -- dnq
1961 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 65 23 42 .354 18.0 240 304 -64 L2 14-18 8-25 8 8 17 -- dnq
18 record(s)